Period
to 14 December 2017

The median contractor rate for a Business Systems Analyst was £280 per day in advertised job vacancies in Devon during the 6 months to 14 December 2017.

The first table below provides contractor rate benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Business System Analyst
South West > Devon
6 months to
14 Dec 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 38 - 58
Rank change year-on-year - +58 +5
Contract jobs requiring a Business Systems Analyst 16 0 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Devon 2.97% - 0.51%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.12% - 0.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 0 3
Devon median daily rate £280 - £306
10th Percentile £184 - £293
90th Percentile £306 - £330
South West median daily rate £315 £383 £315
% change year-on-year -17.65% +21.43% -12.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 0 0
Devon median hourly rate £35.00 - -
South West median hourly rate £35.00 - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Devon. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

All Contract IT Job Vacancies
Devon
Contract vacancies in Devon with a recognized job title 513 470 563
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.35% 97.71% 95.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 286 286 379
Devon median daily rate £400 £350 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +14.29% - -2.78%
10th Percentile £152 £163 £219
90th Percentile £563 £500 £514
South West median daily rate £390 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +4.00% - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 41 42 28
Devon median hourly rate £35.00 £17.88 £31.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +95.80% -43.25% +90.91%
10th Percentile £15.50 £10.50 £13.11
90th Percentile £47.50 £48.00 £44.20
South West median hourly rate £27.75 £26.25 £30.00
% change year-on-year +5.71% -12.50% +49.78%

Business Systems Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend in Devon

Job postings that featured Business Systems Analyst in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Devon.

Job vacancy trend for Business Systems Analyst in Devon

Business Systems Analyst
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Devon

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Business Systems Analyst in Devon.

Contractor daily rate trend for Business Systems Analyst in Devon

Business Systems Analyst
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Devon

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Business Systems Analyst in Devon over the 6 months to 14 December 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Business Systems Analyst in Devon

Business Systems Analyst
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in Devon

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing Business Systems Analyst in Devon over the 6 months to 14 December 2017.

Contractor hourly rate histogram for Business Systems Analyst in Devon

Business Systems Analyst
Contract Job Locations in Devon

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Business Systems Analyst within the Devon region over the 6 months to 14 December 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Plymouth - 13 £295 -
Exeter - 3 £190 -
Business Systems Analyst
South West

Business Systems Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Devon

For the 6 months to 14 December 2017, Business Systems Analyst contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Devon region featuring Business Systems Analyst in the job title.

1 11 (68.75%) SQL
2 10 (62.50%) Business Analysis
2 10 (62.50%) SDLC
3 9 (56.25%) PL/SQL
3 9 (56.25%) Team Foundation Server
3 9 (56.25%) ERP
3 9 (56.25%) Microsoft
3 9 (56.25%) Agile Software Development
4 7 (43.75%) Data Analysis
4 7 (43.75%) Analytical Skills
4 7 (43.75%) Data Structures
5 6 (37.50%) Security Cleared
5 6 (37.50%) SC Cleared
5 6 (37.50%) Data Management
5 6 (37.50%) Stakeholder Management
6 5 (31.25%) Continuous Improvement
6 5 (31.25%) User Experience
6 5 (31.25%) Feasibility Study
7 4 (25.00%) PMO
7 4 (25.00%) Mentoring
7 4 (25.00%) Degree
7 4 (25.00%) Scrum
7 4 (25.00%) Project Management
7 4 (25.00%) HND
8 3 (18.75%) Customer Requirements
9 2 (12.50%) SMS
9 2 (12.50%) DV Cleared
9 2 (12.50%) Test Strategy
9 2 (12.50%) Business Process Mapping
10 1 (6.25%) User Acceptance Testing

Business Systems Analyst Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Devon by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Communications & Networking
1 2 (12.50%) SMS
Development Applications
1 9 (56.25%) Team Foundation Server
Miscellaneous
1 7 (43.75%) Analytical Skills
1 7 (43.75%) Data Structures
2 5 (31.25%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (62.50%) Business Analysis
1 10 (62.50%) SDLC
2 9 (56.25%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (56.25%) ERP
3 7 (43.75%) Data Analysis
4 6 (37.50%) Data Management
4 6 (37.50%) Stakeholder Management
5 5 (31.25%) Continuous Improvement
5 5 (31.25%) Feasibility Study
6 4 (25.00%) Mentoring
6 4 (25.00%) Project Management
6 4 (25.00%) Scrum
7 3 (18.75%) Customer Requirements
8 2 (12.50%) Business Process Mapping
8 2 (12.50%) Test Strategy
9 1 (6.25%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 11 (68.75%) SQL
2 9 (56.25%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (37.50%) SC Cleared
1 6 (37.50%) Security Cleared
2 4 (25.00%) Degree
2 4 (25.00%) HND
3 2 (12.50%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (25.00%) PMO
Vendors
1 9 (56.25%) Microsoft